Great literature is, almost inevitably, a political affair. It could hardly be otherwise. Poetry, as Aristotle recognized long ago, plays with the universals of human experience — and man is a political animal. Thus the […]
Mikhail Gorbachev (center), at the funeral of his wife, Raisa, Sept. 23, 1999. / RIA Novosti archive, image #46207 / Vladimir Rodionov / CC-BY-SA 3.0
Denver Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 18:00 pm (CNA).
When former Soviet premier Mikhail Gorbachev d… […]
The term “legendarium”—first used by Tolkien to describe those writings in which he labored for much of his life on the mythopoeic backdrop to The Hobbit and, later, The Lord of the Rings—suggests a literary […]
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Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 17:15 pm (CNA).
Connecticut’s Catholic dioceses have condemned comments made in a video by a public elementary school assistant principal who admitted on hidden camera that… […]
Cathedral High School in Indianapolis. Photo courtesy of Becket.
Denver Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 16:29 pm (CNA).
The Indiana Supreme Court ruled Wednesday upholding the dismissal of a Catholic school teacher who had contracted a same-sex marria… […]
The altar of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Brooklyn, New York, was damaged by vandals in May 2022. / DeSales Media Group
Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 16:05 pm (CNA).
A group of Republican lawmakers sent a letter to Attorney Gene… […]
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ACI Prensa Staff, Aug 31, 2022 / 15:00 pm (CNA).
A priest and a group of seminarians were tied up inside a Catholic church on Monday amid a growing wave of violence and robberies in churches in Mexico City… […]
Sister Suellen Tennyson, a member of the Congregation of the Marianites of Holy Cross, who was abducted in Burkina Faso April 4, 2022. / Diocese of Kaya.
Denver Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 14:00 pm (CNA).
An American religious sister ministering i… […]
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Washington, D.C. Newsroom, Aug 31, 2022 / 13:26 pm (CNA).
More details are coming out in a Nebraska case where authorities are relying on private Facebook messages to claim that a mother helped her teenage daughter… […]
Members of the faithful attend an Easter Sunday Mass at the Sacred Heart Cathedral in Lahore, Pakistan, on April 17, 2022. A July 2022 report from the Center for Social Justice discussed the issues of blasphemy laws, forced conversion, and biase… […]